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18 May

How I Deal With The Occassional Pimple

Posted by Lee Jacobs on Thursday, May 18, 2017

Yes, even at 53, I get the occasional zit. I guess in some ways it makes me feel young again and connects me with times gone by ... ah, the good old days! While it will usually pop (no pun intended) up at an inopportune time (like before a big meeting), is there ever a good time to get one??? While not the end of the world, I've found that the best way to deal with them is to not get them in the first place ...  but if I do, I find that the following simple routine works for me...   Read More >

22 Jun

Grooming: The True Cost Of Mens Skin Care

Posted by Lee Jacobs on Monday, June 22, 2015

One of the main reasons men give for not taking better care of their skin is cost ... so we decided to do some research and try to quantify what a man would actually pay for an effective skin care regiment.  Read More >

30 Dec

Mens Skin Care 101

Posted by Lee Jacobs on Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Its the new year and my resolution is to "go back to the basics". Not only does this statement have a nice sound to it ... it makes a lot of sense when it comes to mens skin care.  Read More >

03 Sep

The Mens Minimal Skin Care Regimen

Posted by Lee Jacobs on Tuesday, September 03, 2013

Men are lazy. Men are even lazier when it comes to taking care of their skin so we've put together a brief list of things you can do to take care of your skin to see (and feel) great results:  Read More >

01 Apr

Why Our Handmade Soap Is The Best

Posted by Lee Jacobs on Monday, April 01, 2013

I remember as a kid that my mom would always buy the family "Irish Spring" soap for use in the showers. While I recall that it smelled nice, it also always gave me a rash on my inner thighs (too much info?).  Read More >

12 Feb

How To Choose A Men's Skin Care Line

Posted by Lee Jacobs on Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Does this sound familiar? You knew that you needed a few things to help protect and care for your skin, so you head down to a department store or some women's cosmetic store looking for some answers. You walk in, ask a salesperson where you can find men's skin care products and they direct you over to a seemingly endless wall of confusion as all you can see are hundred's of products that all look the same. Frustrated, you leave or end up getting some sales pitch from a woman that has never tried any of the products she is recommending (but probably could use some of that shave gel on her upper lip). Take heed my brother ... here are a few bits of advice from a guy that started his own skin care line because he was tired of following the herd:  Read More >